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One day Lake Kawaguchi Excursion at foot of Mt. Fuji [Cherry Blossom Viewing]

Highlights

Hiroyuki I.

4.50(20) reviews
Mount Fuji
English
10 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 4 people

Lake Kawaguchi, one of Fuji Five Lakes, is located 120 km west of Tokyo. Its shore and surroundings offer good spots to view the elegant shape of Mt. Fuji throuhgout the year. You can get the wonderful view from a high mountain, a cruise boat on the lake and some parks on the shore through the tour. The excursion from Tokyo to Lake Kawaguchi is a round trip by expressway bus.

Itinerary

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Meeting Point

At your hotel in the middle of Tokyo

Mt. Fuji Panoramic Ropeway: taking you to the observation platform at a height of 1,075 m

A cruise boat on Lake Kawaguchi

Viewing the elegant shape of Mt. Fuji from the shore

with cherry blossoms in the mid April and colored leaves in the mid November

Ending Point

Shinjuku Expressway Bus Terminal

What to Expect

Mt. Fuji is a symbol of Japan. Through the tour, you can see the elegant shape of Mt. Fuji if the weather is not so bad. Along with view of Mt, Fuji, you feel the change of the four seasons in Japan and enjoy scenic beauty in rich nature.

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee, hotel pick-up, guide public transportation fee

What‘s not included

- Your public transportation fee(about 5,000 yen per person)

- Meal(you and a guide)

- A set discount ticket of Ropeway and a cruise boat per person: 1,400 yen

Important Information

Reservation of expressway bus will be needed in advance to secure the seats especially for busy season.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

Reviews

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Div S.

Jan 2, 2020

...a little of this & a little of that at the market plus the green tea is hard to beat. then the garden...the beauty of nature walking at the park is very unwinding.

He has characteristics that tourist guides “must have”

Hiroyuki I.

Dear Div I am very pleased to hear you praise my personality, and you enjoyed walking on the shopping streets and through the park. There are many things to see and experience in Japan. I hope you will come to Japan again and we will see each other again. Thank you so much. Hiro

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Debra R.

Oct 24, 2019

Difficult Day In Nikko

Hiroyuki is an amicable, pleasant guide whose English is good but not fluent. We had some questions that he clearly did not understand. Our trip to Nikko was not a success because Hiro was not prepared with a “Plan B’” in mind for the difficulties that we experienced. The difficulties were not his fault: a national holiday that created horrific problems and delays on public transportation and fog that prevented us from seeing 2 out of 3 sites in Nikko. We are 4 very active senior citizens but standing on trains and especially crammed busses for hours was not pleasurable. We could not even see the landscape. Adding the fact that it was foggy was a recipe for disaster. We finally made it to the ropeway and Hiro seemed surprised that we didn’t want to go up. There would be nothing to see in total fog! The situation was similar with the waterfall area. We did have a nice lunch but by the time we waited yet again for a packed bus, we decided to skip the shrine as it was already 3:30pm. Basically we traveled to Nikko and saw nothing but the train and bus stations! Much of this was not Hiro’s fault BUT much could have been mitigated by him doing the following: 1. Offer an option for private transportation in Nikko via taxi or van for a fee. 2. Check the weather conditions and have a plan for alternative activities. In our case he should have reversed his schedule so that we could have at least seen the shrine in town! He didn’t know about the fog…we don’t know the area but knew there were foggy conditions because we checked the weather prior to departure! We are experienced travelers and don’t stop because of weather! However, fog that obliterated 2 out of 3 sites plus transportation chaos meant an unfavorable experience.

Hiroyuki I.

Dear Debra Thank you very much for joining the tour to Nikko. I am very sorry that your precious day was spoiled by bad weather, traffic jams and my bad conduct. Hiroyuki

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Frans K.

Oct 17, 2019

Very beautifull waterfalls

Hiroyuki was very friendly but sometimes a little hard to understand and we felt that if his grasp of english had been better he would have had a lot of knoledge to impart. The tour was wonderful and we took a lot of photos to remind us of the beauty of this area.

Hiroyuki I.

Dear Frans Thank you for joining the tour in the countryside to see waterfalls. I am very surprised to hear that you are very knowledgeable about Japan. I enjoyed accompanying you as a guide. Hiroyuki

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Carolina A.

Jul 9, 2019

Very informative

Hiroyuki was very flexible and accommodating as we only had a few hours to spend in Tokio. Very nice experience! Wish we had more time to learn more about Japan and its culture.

Hiroyuki I.

Dear Carolina Thank you for your good appraisal on my job. I am very pleased that you spent the precious time on experiencing Japanese culture and talking about many things to each other. I am waiting for you to come to Japan again and at that time I would like to accompany you as a guide. Japan is a wonderful country to travel in and it have many things to see. Hiroyuki

$343/ per group

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